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Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Today, 12:02 PM
Replies: 57
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No advantage in "skipping" gears with an MT....

No advantage in "skipping" gears with an MT. Paddles can drop 3 or more gears before you can cycle your clutch.

Might be fun but the MT is a loser in functionality.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Today, 10:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 852
Posted By bear-avhistory
Agree. When my local dealer lost the sale the GM...

Agree. When my local dealer lost the sale the GM called & said he hoped I would continue to do the warranty work through them. Repairs are a profit center & a dealer would be stupid to cut his nose...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Today, 09:01 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 969
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Very good post.

Very good post.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 09:15 PM
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http://acurazine.com/forums/showthread.php?t=90074...

http://acurazine.com/forums/showthread.php?t=900740
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 05:23 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,838
Posted By bear-avhistory
Needs an "///M" sticker over the side marker...

Needs an "///M" sticker over the side marker light.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 02:59 PM
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Its moving along should be drivable in go cart...

Its moving along should be drivable in go cart form in a few weeks
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) Yesterday, 02:30 PM
Replies: 1,052
Views: 57,399
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1000+ posts on this subject? People looking to be...

1000+ posts on this subject? People looking to be offended will always find something to be offended about. Think many of you have way to much time on your hands.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-22-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 852
Posted By bear-avhistory
Live in NC ordered mine through an Oregon dealer...

Live in NC ordered mine through an Oregon dealer & had it delivered from Germany to the PCD site in Greer SC.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-22-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,838
Posted By bear-avhistory
TT has it pegged, the 3/4 is a good premium...

TT has it pegged, the 3/4 is a good premium compact car, but few clicks short of a true luxury car.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-22-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 346
Posted By bear-avhistory
They are an aftermarket replacement. Had black...

They are an aftermarket replacement. Had black chrome tips stock on my 335is & liked them so I made the change on the new car.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-22-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 346
Posted By bear-avhistory
Back Sapphire metallic Diffuser is Matt Black ...

Back Sapphire metallic
Diffuser is Matt Black
Stock Exhaust with Black Chrome tips
$390 from Get Parts
About 15 minutes install.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-21-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 346
Posted By bear-avhistory
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/picture.php?album...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/picture.php?albumid=9814&pictureid=43912
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-19-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 503
Posted By bear-avhistory
There are two levels. Some seat are just...

There are two levels. Some seat are just ventilated they use the ambient air in the car. Cooled seats actually chill the air passing through the seats.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-19-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 503
Posted By bear-avhistory
My 2009 Ford Expedition has A/C & heated seats -...

My 2009 Ford Expedition has A/C & heated seats - big miss by BMW. Funny thing is so does my son in laws F-150.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-15-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By bear-avhistory
Mine is matte black as it comes out of the box....

Mine is matte black as it comes out of the box. Will not be painting it. My 335is diffuser was also matte from the factory
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-15-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,008
Posted By bear-avhistory
Have Maui Jim's with variable darkening lenses. ...

Have Maui Jim's with variable darkening lenses. Good to go with both HUD & NAV & aircraft instruments
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-15-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 454
Posted By bear-avhistory
Don't go in for wheel bearings, half shafts, half...

Don't go in for wheel bearings, half shafts, half shaft u-joints or anything similar. Spacers have no real performance value on a street car so I would not get with them. At 1/2" why bother, most...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-15-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By bear-avhistory
They are all mate black. Be sure to order the...

They are all mate black. Be sure to order the correct one depending on your factory trim. Mine is for the M-Sport series.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-15-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 273
Posted By bear-avhistory
I expect its for looks especially at DD speeds. ...

I expect its for looks especially at DD speeds. Part goes from side to side & you have some mesh to glue into the end vents. Install is about 15 minutes with a wrench to take out some bolts along...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-15-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 357
Posted By bear-avhistory
You can do very well shopping near invoice if to...

You can do very well shopping near invoice if to can shop nationwide for the car & order it. That requires a PCD in Greer, SC. That being said invoice + $1000/1300 is in range for a lot of local...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-15-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,002
Posted By bear-avhistory
Agree my Ford Expedition EL 4X4, Battlestar...

Agree my Ford Expedition EL 4X4, Battlestar Galactica, has 96K miles on it now. Factory recommended change cycle, 7500 miles, on dino no oil used between changes. The 330Ci ZHP went 10 years 125K &...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-15-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,002
Posted By bear-avhistory
Pretty sure the M3 engine is hand assembled not...

Pretty sure the M3 engine is hand assembled not run through the normal automated assembly process.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-14-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 310
Posted By bear-avhistory
OEM style I like Mann filters as a DIY product.

OEM style I like Mann filters as a DIY product.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-14-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,002
Posted By bear-avhistory
^^^^^^^^^^^ Waste of time. You will never...

^^^^^^^^^^^

Waste of time. You will never convince the "Gotta do an oil change every 3000 miles" guys that it's a waste of time, effort in a DIY & money for no proven benefit...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 07-13-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 568
Posted By bear-avhistory
PSS & DW seem to be the tires of choice for a...

PSS & DW seem to be the tires of choice for a street mostly tire. Not sure of the 435's clearances but ran DW 245X35X19 & 275/30/19 on my 335is with 313 BMW wheels. You can probably sell the RFT's...
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